Transformative politics

the future of socialism in Western Europe
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Macmillan Press, St. Martin"s Press , Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York
Socialism -- Europe., Post-communism -- Eu
StatementAnthony Butler.
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LC ClassificationsHX238.5
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Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL22179605M
ISBN 100312126735

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